Lily Zepeda
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Born and raised in New Mexico, Lily Zepeda is a mixed race filmmaker residing in Los Angeles. She uses humorous storytelling as a tool to break through barriers and create a powerful place of engagement. Her most recent documentary feature, MR TOILET: The World’s #2 Man, won the Hot Docs for Schools Students Choice Award, was released theatrically in NY & LA and toured in over two dozen cities worldwide. She is a Diversity Fellow and Accelerator Lab grantee from Chicken & Egg Pictures as well as a Hedgebrook Lab finalist. As a producer, writer and director with international experience, Lily spent over five years capturing the challenges and triumphs of global change makers while filming in Singapore, China, India and US. She has also been invited to pitch sessions and serve as a juror and panel speaker at festivals such as at DOC NYC, Hot Docs, Big Sky FF, CUFF and Sheffield FF.

  • Mr. Toilet: The World’s #2 Man | Official Trailer [HD]